Off On A Torta Adventure

21 Sep

On Friday we took a bus for our Torta adventure to Merida. After five and a half hour ride through pineapple fields and small towns we arrived for our stay. If you look at a map of Mexico, Merida is the capital of the state of Yucatan. It’s situated at the tip of the peninsula.


We were offered the use of a lovely home that is within walking distance of the zocalo, central square. We’ve been exploring churches, the artisan market and a lovely museum.








On Sunday the roads around the center are closed to motor vehicles. The bicycles are out on mass.


There is a large artists market and walkers in their Sunday best.



We will definitely be back. What a lovely colonial town. We’re off in a few days to explore more of the Yucatan on our way back to Bacalar.


4 Responses to “Off On A Torta Adventure”

  1. emilievardaman September 21, 2014 at 10:22 pm #

    Merida looks like a lovely city! Some day …


    • afish25 September 22, 2014 at 6:22 pm #

      We have really enjoyed our visit. This is a lovely city. You can do it.


  2. LJones September 22, 2014 at 10:11 am #

    I will be there next month…! Thanks for the encouraging post and happy you had a grand adventure 🙂


    • afish25 September 22, 2014 at 6:23 pm #

      I think it would be fun to be here at Christmas.


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